A spot becomes famous by itself
a town gets its label when it’s understood
Places are places because of their identification
They don’t require such a thing apart from their individuality

– Maxwell Fry

A famous British journalist once asked, ‘Did India become great because of Gandhi or Gandhi became great because of Asia?’ To paraphrase his question: ‘Does Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi become significant because of the Pin Code 110037 or is it other way round?’

An airport, that too an airport into the capital of this country, has its independent significance that is without any peripheral improvements like Pin Code, nevertheless essential it (Pin Code) might be. IGIA in Delhi is individually so important it needs absolutely nothing else to aid or buttress its enviable status. At the least on this count, Pin Code 110037 takes a back chair, though it may possibly be said that …